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General Details

  • Runtime: 117 minutes (UK)
  • Produced by: Danjaq Productions / Eon
  • Distributed by: United Artists
  • Sound Mix: Mono (Westrex Recording System)
  • Color: Technicolor
  • Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1


  • Won a 1967 Golden Screen Award (Germany)
  • Nominated for 1968 BAFTA Award (UK)
    • Best British Art Direction (Colour) – Ken Adam
      • Lost to A Man for All Seasons – John Box


Credits order:

  • Sean Connery as James Bond
  • Akiko Wakabayashi as Aki
  • Mie Hama as Kissy Suzuki
  • Tetsuro Tamba as Tiger Tanaka
  • Teru Shimada as Mr. Osato
  • Karin Dor as Helga Brandt
  • Donald Pleasence as Ernst Stavro Blofeld
  • Bernard Lee as “M”
  • Lois Maxwell as Miss Moneypenny
  • Desmond Llewelyn as Q
  • Charles Gray as Henderson
  • Tsai Chin as Ling, Chinese Girl in Hong Kong
  • Peter Fanene Maivia as Car Driver
  • Burt Kwouk as Spectre 3
  • Michael Chow as Spectre 4
  • Ronald Rich as Hans, Blofeld’s Bodyguard
  • Jeanne Roland as Bond’s Masseuse
  • David Toguri as Assassin in Bedroom
  • John Stone as Submarine Captain
  • Norman Jones as Astronaut in 1st American Spacecraft
  • Paul Carson as Astronaut in 1st American Spacecraft
  • Laurence Herder as Astronaut in Russian Spacecraft
  • Richard Graydon as Astronaut in Russian Spacecraft
  • Bill Mitchell as Astronaut in 2nd American Spacecraft
  • George Roubicek as Astronaut in 2nd American Spacecraft

Remaining cast listed alphabetically:

  • Anthony Ainley as Hong Kong Policeman #2
  • Vic Armstrong as Ninja #1
  • Robin Bailey as Foreign Secretary
  • George Baker as NASA Engineer
  • David Bauer as American Diplomat
  • Ed Bishop as Hawaii CapCom
  • Cecil Cheng as Control Room Technician
  • Anthony Chinn as SPECTRE Guard
  • Hans De Vries as Control Room Technician
  • Moris Farhi as Control Room Technician
  • Jonathan Hanson as Control Room Technician
  • Masaaki Hatsumi as Photographic Assistant to Tanaka on Train
  • David Healy as Houston Radar Operator
  • Sylvana Henriques as Japanese Fan Dancer (Silhouette) in Title Sequence
  • Tony Hill as Diver rescuing Bond
  • Andy Ho as Control Room Technician
  • Stephen Hubay as Control Room Technician
  • Robert Hutton as President’s Aide
  • Patrick Jordan as Hong Kong Policeman #1
  • Hisako Katakura as Blofeld’s Financier
  • Michael Kennedy as Control Room Technician
  • Alexander Knox as American President
  • Kristopher Kum as Control Room Technician
  • Roy Lansford as American Diplomat
  • Lester Lee as Scar faced guard at Osato enterprise
  • Robert Lee as 2nd Chinese VIP
  • Mai Ling as Bath Girl #2
  • Richard Marner as Russian Spacecraft Communicator
  • Kikko Matsuoka as Diver Girl
  • Basil Moss as British Navy Officer on Submarine
  • George Murcell as Russian Diplomat
  • Willy Myers as Diver rescuing Bond
  • Yasuko Nagazumi as Bath Girl #4
  • Bill Nagy as USAF General at Pentagon
  • James Payne as Man at Typewriter in Office
  • Robert Rietty as Tiger Tanaka (voice)
  • Shane Rimmer as Hawaii Radar Operator
  • Sadanoyama as Japanese Sumo Wrestler
  • William Sylvester as Pentagon Official
  • Peter Taylor as Control Room Technician
  • Francesca Tu as Osato’s Secretary
  • Burnell Tucker as Hawaii Control Room Technician
  • Zsolt Vadaszffy as Control Room Technician
  • Nikki Van der Zyl as Kissy Suzuki (voice)
  • Jan Werich as Blofeld
  • Jeffry Wickham as Russian Control Room Officer
  • Brian Wilde as 1st Policeman
  • Yee-Wah Yang as Bath Girl #3
  • Tommy Yapp as Control Room Technician
  • Ric Young as Chinese Agent


  • Director: Lewis Gilbert
  • Writers: Ian Fleming (original novel), Roald Dahl, Harold Jack Bloom (additional story material)
  • Cinematography by: Freddie Young
  • Original music by: John Barry
  • Production Design by: Ken Adam
  • Art Direction by: Harry Pottle
  • Set Decoration by: David Ffolkes
  • Produced by: Albert R. Broccoli, Harry Saltzman, Stanley Sopel (associate producer – uncredited)

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  • Budget: $9.5m (USA)
  • Gross:
    • $68.5m (Non-USA)
    • $43.1m (USA)
    • $111.6m (worldwide)
  • Filming Studio Location: Pinewood Studios, England
  • Filming Dates: 4 July 1966 – February 1967

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When an American space capsule is swallowed up by what they believe to be a Russian spaceship, World War 3 nearly breaks out. The British Government, however, suspect that other powers are at work as the space craft went down near Japan. S.P.E.C.T.R.E. is the force behind the theft, as James Bond discovers, but its motives are far from clear, and he must first find out where the captured space capsule is held before America and Russia initiate another world war.


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